Propionic acidemia usually presents in the newborn period with severe metabolic acidosis and lethargy. A 31-year-old man with adult onset chorea and dementia had propionic acidemia due to propionyl CoA carboxylase deficiency. Metabolic investigations may prove useful in patients with movement disorder of unknown etiology.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology